InstructionsI constructed the base card from cranberry red cardstock and scored it at the top so that my embossed tree Christmas card opens vertically from the bottom. For the Christmas scene on the front of my card I stamped the snow covered evergreens with acrylic paint on white cardstock and then blended a light pink ink followed by a cranberry red ink over the entire surface. I matted the completed ...
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Category: Paper Crafts
Type of item: Functional
cardstock, spray sealer, embossing powder, ribbon, adhesive, dye ink, distress ink, gel pen ink, acrylic paint, cover stock
What was your inspiration?
When I think of the holiday season I envision a serene and peaceful snowy landscape with snow covered evergreens.
What are you most proud of?
I used a technique with acrylic paint that I had never used before on my handmade cards
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
Allow the paint to thoroughly dry before moving on with the blending of ink.